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Oct 6, 2012 3:30pm PDT
of thousands of people gathered in the city for a little bit of music, some baseball, and activities. we have crews throughout the city. let's begin with monti francis. he is along the waterfront. hello, monti. >> reporter: good afternoon, the blue angels took to the sky just about 15 minutes ago. for many spectators, this is what they came to see. in fact, many of these folks staked out their spots this morning. we started with the parade of ships as vessels from the u.s. navy and u.s. coast guard came under the golden gate bridge and into the bay. that was followed by the air show at 12:30, including some impressive of air ak crow bat icks. spectators were also wowed by a b-2 stealth bomber. the weather cooperated beautifully, viewing was clear as can be and not al at all hindered by the fog as in the case in years past. >> just makes you really proud to be an american and san franciscan and to be out here, just -- i just got shivers. just beautiful. great day. >> the planes are awesome. it's a great time, a lot of people out here. it's really fun. good times. >> reporter: and flee
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Oct 6, 2012 8:00pm PDT
joins us from daly city with more for us. >> reporter: diane, you can see the markers left on the ground by investigators who were here for hours in this parking lot. the accident happened just before 9:00 this morning, just as mass was about to begin, and catechism for the kids was getting under way. so witnesses say the parking lot was very busy. according to daly city police, a woman in her 50s driving a minivan hit a mother, her child, and another woman. all three victims were taken to san francisco general hospital where the 6-year-old girl died. the two women, one 45, the other 46 years old are, still hospitalized tonight. their conditions unknown. parishioners say the accident is very upsetting, and at this afternoon's mass, the church prayed for the families involved. >> it should not have happened. the parking lot is small, like i said. and i think this guy must have come speeding. >> it's been there already. we don't know what happened. feel like someone is crying for help. >> it's a red car. that car got hit. so i think someone got pinned. i'm not sure who. and one of t
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Oct 7, 2012 8:30pm PDT
of the redskins said is that griffin was shaken up. in kansas city, quarterback matt cassel also suffered a concussion. after the game, starting tackle eric winston called out the fans who actually cheered when cassel left the game with an injury. for the steelers, who got a big win today against the eagles, they have a short week to turn it around on a thursday night and they are missing possibly two of their starting defense players, troy polamalu who returned from an aggravated calf injury and returned from that injury today and lamarr woodley suffered a hamstring injury, the outside linebacker. >> folks, get the latest nfl news and information from mike florio all week long by tuning into the all new pro football talk which airs tomorrow at 5:00 p.m. and every weekday on the nbc sports network. al and cris back to wrap things up from new orleans after this. . uuuhhh! leave ordinary behind with wendy's new bacon portabella melt. applewood smoked bacon, rich portabellas in a melty cheddar sauce. unleashing the power of the melt. that's wendy's way. now that's better. is an awes
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Oct 13, 2012 4:30pm PDT
," as it makes its way through the city to california science center. a weird sight isn't it? journey of 15 miles. taking two days. the shuttle left lax early friday morning. at top speed of 2 miles an hour, shuttle controllers are maneuvering through some of the tightest spots on the route, dodging buildings, power poles and crossing the 405. spectacular. stephanie stanton has the latest for us tonight. >> reporter: fans lined the streets for it. >> oh, my god, huge. really huge. amazing to see that. this was -- in space now here in eaglewood. >> at top speed of 2 miles an hour, officials continue to navigate the 170,000 pound shuttle, avoiding trees, street lights and buildings. last night around midnight, engineers were faced with one of their most difficult maneuvers yet. getting endeavor across the 405. crews spend hours, transferring to a dolly to comply with department of transportation regulation. this morning midway through the journey, the shuttle made the stop at historic forum in inglewood for a special ceremony. ♪ >> city officials and three astronaut whose flew mission
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Oct 14, 2012 8:30pm PDT
city and 30-year-old man from san francisco. >>> as for the game, the 49ers lost to the defending super bowl champ, the new york giants. we'll have highlights in a bit. there's a chance the 49ers could host the big game in four years in santa clara and also word the big winner could be san francisco. kimberly has the story. >> reporter: diane, we expect to know as soon as tomorrow whether the bay area is in contention to host the most widely watched sports event. if it happens it will be played at the new niners stadium but much of the 50 is in san francisco. the bid is for 50 or 51 to be played in 2016 and 2017, it requires a team play at least two seasons in a stadium before hosting a super bowl. the 2016 game would be the 49ers first chance. the last time the bay area hosted a super bowl was 1985 at stanford and fans we talked to including the santa clara mayor are excited at the prospect of showcasing the bay area again. >> a city is a city and people will want to come here and have a good time and spend their money here. >> we can have the game in santa clara. >> i definitely
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Oct 28, 2012 8:30pm PDT
there. you see just how many cell phones are in the air with the backdrop that's gorgeous, a lit-up city hall in orange. the crowd has been chanting the entire night, mvp for buster posey for that sixth inning home run. you couldn't keep these fans silent for long. again, the score 4-3, giants up by one. everyone is waiting for this next action, waiting, just screaming, waiting and can't even see the jumbotron. but among the other giants fans, the mayor made sure the city go permission from mlb to broadcast this game right after the giants won last night to make sure the fans could cheer on their g-men. >> stephanie? >> yes? >> it's bottom of the 10th right now, lot of pressure, lot of stress. but the pictures out there compares to two years ago, it looks like there's even more people out there. it's done. the giants just won the world series. let's listen in over at civic center plaza. [ cheering ] >> that would be about 10,000 giants fans celebrating here at civic center plaza in san francisco. the giants just won the world series 4-3, bottom of the 10th. it was another classic exampl
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Oct 1, 2012 5:00pm PDT
is also picking up in san jose. but the city apparently is not prepared. and that's causing delays. nbc bay area's kris sanchez is live in san jose with why one businessman blames the city for losing nearly everything. kris? >> reporter: hi there, janelle. well, if you have ever been through a construction project, then you know that things don't move nearly as fast as you hope that they would. but in san jose for months, things were taking a lot longer than they were supposed to. and that's primarily because the planning department was decimated by the recession. >> great ice cream. very good. >> reporter: this cream i have a fixture in this san jose downtown, at least it was until owner jeff mullen closed in order to move into a new space after ten years in business. >> my expectation of downtime was two to three months, okay. it turned into eight months. >> reporter: mullen says he lost $400,000 in revenue and nearly lost his home and his customer base. and while he was closed, other similar businesses moved in. he places much of the blame on the city of san jose's permit proces
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Oct 23, 2012 11:00pm PDT
>>> you can feel the energy. you can feel it in the ballpark. but you can feel it in the city, as well. not just san francisco. but the entire bay area embracing this team and getting on this ride. we're all in it together. >> together until the end. the giants fanfare under way already. orange october, in full world series bloom. good evening, everyone. >> hold on for a wild ride. game one between the giants and tigers is tomorrow night. but the festivities began tonight. >> we have live coverage. we'll look at the differences between san francisco and the tigers' hometown of detroit. >> we'll start with kimberly on the orange carpet. this was the big ticket tonight at the giants gala. how was it? >> reporter: it was wonderful. people wanted to just celebrate. that party is wrapping up so people can head home and be here tomorrow. we heard fans say it over and over. when the giants win, the whole city celebrates. and that was the case tonight. >> you can feel the energy. you can feel it in the ballpark. but you can feel it in the city, as well. >> reporter: it was a gala affair o
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Oct 10, 2012 5:00pm PDT
city of south el monte in the san gabriel valley. now the couple is suspected also in a number of other crimes, including carjacking and robbery between southern california and northern california. on october 5th, susie ko was killed in her hercules home. >> it's a very big break. and we've said right along that finding the car would be one of the key pieces of evidence that we need to help us try to solve this case. and particularly since king county was able to find suspects in the vehicle, that gives us even more of a lead than if we had found it parked on a street somewhere. >> reporter: now again, hercules police are not calling the husband and wife suspects in the homicide of susie ko, but they will question them as soon as they are able. we reached out to susie ko's family, and they tell us that they are emotionally exhausted, but that today's arrests bring them a small sense of relief. >> thank you so much, kris. >>> now to a story you'll see only on nbc bay area. for the very first time, the mayor of san jose sat done with the police union to discuss thorny issues of pays
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Oct 2, 2012 11:00pm PDT
down. protesters take over the city council meeting in oakland tonight. they're demanding to know more about an officer-involved shooting five months ago. tonight, that tactic worked. jean elle is live in oakland with more on that confrontation. >> reporter: jessica, alan blueford's parents are desperate to know more about the night an oakland police officer shot and killed their son. and tonight, with help from protesters, their voices were heard. >> we're not leaving here without being dragged out of here. there's hundreds more behind us. and then, there will be thousands. there will be no business as usual until there's justice for alan blueford. >> reporter: protesters demanding a police report about a shooting in may, taking over the city council meeting for the second time. city leaders closed gallery seating and limited the number of people allowed into the meeting. leaving a crowd of protesters in the hall, demanding access. wrestling with police when the gallery doors opened. back inside, alan blueford's mother, shouted for answers when her microphone was turned off. >> it's n
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Oct 3, 2012 5:00pm PDT
will take place at san francisco's city hall on october 16th. the family has invited a list of dignitaries, including former secretary of state george shultz and senator dianne feinstein. stevens went to piedmont high school and on to uc berkeley for college and uc hastings in san francisco for law school. the public is also invited to the service. but the city hall rotunda only holds about 700 people. stevens was 52 years old. >>> the san francisco bay is once again filled with the best sailors in the world as the america's cup series is back. that's where we find nbc bay area's laurence scott who is once again an honorary skipper. >> we are on the bay with team korea, victorious today in the america's cup series match racing qualifiers. the youngest skipper by far in the world series competitions here on the bay this weekend. tell me something. what a thrill, not just competing in your first race, but winning your first race. how did it go? >> it's pretty awesome. we managed to get a good start. and we kind of trying to throw it away a little. we managed to hold it together.
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Oct 12, 2012 5:00pm PDT
dozens of officers are now accused of misconduct during three of the city's occupy protests. the department today revealed it received more than 1100 complaints in the past year, ranging from issues like excessive force to failing to turn on video cameras. the chief says an internal investigation has led to misconduct allegations. are you ready? against 44 officers. he has recommended that two be fired and one demoted. the rest will receive suspensions or reprimands. training and counseling could be ordered for some as well. >>> they were first arrested for stealing her car. now they're facing murder charges too. investigators with the hercules police department have officially named darnell and tania washington as suspects in the killing of an east bay teacher, 55-year-old susie ko. police in washington state spotted the pair driving ko's car on wednesday, and after a chase arrested them. detectives from hercules have traveled north to interview the two suspects. they say darnell recently escaped from a southern california prison, and that his wife helped him. the couple had bee
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Oct 15, 2012 5:00pm PDT
streets of los angeles. >> reporter: charlie wells was a left-wing spotter on the 12-mile city street trek. as a colleague maneuvered the shuttle using a remote control, wells helped make sure nothing touched the $1.8 billion shuttle, despite some tight spaces. >> no leaves, no branches, no light poles, obviously. but the tiles on the shuttle are very fragile. and it was stated from the beginning that absolutely nothing could touch the shuttle for the whole route. >> reporter: but sarens is no stranger to monumental jobs. the lifting and rigging company has transported bridges, nuclear reactors, and refinery equipment. they played a crucial role in repairing the earthquake-damaged bay bridge in 1989. but moving a shuttle is a mission not quite like the rest. >> we've muched, much heavier, much bigger objects, but this is certainly the most important. we're not used to moving big, heavy objects in such a public setting with so many people as obstructions. >> reporter: now that "endeavour" has made it safely to its new home, the months of preparation have paid off. the folks at sarens c
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Oct 14, 2012 11:00pm PDT
would be happy to split super bowl-related events between the city sfwls a city is a city. i think people want to come and have a good time and spend their money here. >> i definitely want the super bowl to be in santa clara because my son will take me to the game. >> reporter: if the nfl announces tomorrow that san francisco is in con teng ftenti have to make a live presentation in front of nfl owners in may who will have the final decision. live in santa clara, kimberly tere, nbc bay area news. >> thank you. >>> a political fight over san jose's police department intensified this weekend. and it has to do with the city council woman who's up for re-election and is making some controversial accusations. >> her comments, attempt to disparage an entire police force. >> the newest controversy stems from a campaign advertisement many san jose voters got in the mail on friday. in the mailer council woman rose herrera accuses police union leaders of encouraging tactics such as delaying response time and not making arrests. she's running on a platform of pension reform and today her crit
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Oct 26, 2012 6:00pm PDT
towels. as for games one and two, they definitely brought people here to the city, fans and media and means more business. how much more business depends on who you ask. >> life is good. what can i say? >> reporter: the nova restaurant and bar on second street sits pretty a few blocks from at&t park. the overflow from the world series is even better. >> the giants have definitely had a bigger following. >> thompson says now good regular season games double his business. games one and two of the series -- >> i would say maybe triple, yeah, january is always a tough month for restaurants and bars so it gives you that little extra cushion you need to get the winner. >> san francisco chamber of commerce vice president says there are no official estimates for how much more money the world series is bringing. >> october is a busy time in the bay area anyway, but this puts that icing on top of the cake. it helps the entire region. if san francisco is full, the overflow goes to oakland and down the peninsula. >> he adds it has a long term effect, for those contemplating their next vacation or
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Oct 6, 2012 11:00pm PDT
now as an accident. live in daly city, nbc news. >> thank you. >>> in the east bay, detectives are investigating the death of a woman found in her home in hercules. police say the woman's husband called a neighbor to check in on his wife when she did not pick up up from the airport around 11:00 last night. they found the victim lying on the ground near what appeared to be blood on the floor. miss say the family's car, a 2011 sky blue subaru outback is also missing. it has an idaho license plate+4 number of 1 a 1 f 680. so far police have not made any arrests in this case and have not released any motive for the killing either. also, 22 people are facing charges after a violent protest in san francisco. this is cell phone video of police in riot gear near california and battery streets. police say a group of demonstrators marched in that area, vandalizing cars and businesses along the way. when police intervene, protesters reportedly threw flares and bags of paint and rocks at the officers. one officer was hit in the head but is expected to be okay. many of the protesters wore masks
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Oct 29, 2012 11:00am PDT
tape parade. this is the scene in 2010. it will be much of the same on wednesday. >>> and the city of san francisco cleaning up this morning after those world series celebrations turned to vandalism and violence. i'll show you the damage coming up. >>> we received the latest advisory when it comes to hurricane sandy. we will show you the forecast and intensity. this is a bad one guys, stay tuned for that. >>> we are looking at what we are dealing within the bay area. this is a live look at san jose. we will have a full look at the forecast with christina. you are watching bay area from us. >>> they must be giants. the giants sweeping their way to a second world series title in just three years. good morning. thanks for joining us. i'm laura garcia-cannon. jon kelley has the day off. >> i'm marla tellez. the giants are the new world series champs and a big story this season. redemption. barry zito erased all of the past failures. >> and sandoval went from bench warmer from the 2010 world series to 2012 world series mvp. >> we have team coverage on all things giants this morning. bob re
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Oct 26, 2012 11:00am PDT
around the city. he is dangerous. he would have struck again. >> investigators say rios did try to rape another woman, but she escaped. he is on probation for felony hit-and-run. >>> the protests commemorating occupy oakland's one-year anniversary rolled in and out with no real troubles. protesters left the plaza this morning before police had to make them and push them out. several hundred people marching last night one year to the day since occupiers were kicked out of the plaza. a total of two people were arrested, but otherwise the protest was peaceful. >>> b.a.r.t. is celebrating another major milestone as it works on an extension project. b.a.r.t. to san jose. crews have completed the subway section of the extension. that extension is a 5.4 mile track south from the existing fremont station and ending in another part of fremont near the alameda santa clara county line. it is expected to create thousands of construction jobs. the station should open in 2015. >>> time now to see what is happening. still ahead, they hit the ground running with 11 days to go where the candidates
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Oct 4, 2012 11:00pm PDT
. hundreds of thousands are expected to pour into the city for a cornucopia of fun. fleet week and the america's cup by the water. hardly strictly blue grass in golden gate park. a slew of fairs and the games for the 49ers and the giants? jean elle is live in san francisco. >> reporter: people from all over the bay area come here for fleet week. it's a huge draw and tonight, the "uss macon island" is already docked here. hundreds of thousands are expected here in san francisco. it's safe to say you should expect delays all over san francisco this weekend. thousands of people from near and far are rolling in. for everything, from the blue angels to the america's cup. out of up towners will be able hop in a taxi. >> i usually stay right here, but it's sold out i understand. >> reporter: hotel operators are feeling lucky. >> yeah, it's been very, very good. >> reporter: they booked up solid for this weekend two months ago. >> things are slowly picking up and certainly in san francisco things have really taken a very uptick. >> reporter: a weekend that includes multiple events that will at
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Oct 17, 2012 11:00am PDT
, meanwhile, in santa cruz. you will hit the 80s later on. santa rosa is the only city today slated to break a record. you have to beat 90. the forecast is 91. tomorrow, we have a better shot of breaking records across the board. 89 degrees in santa teresa today. 86 in los gatos. high pressure has taken the storm track to the north for the next 24 hours. they actually warm up. this area of low pressure rides in as we get to the end of the weekend and next week. we are talking about widespread rain. measuring that rain in inches. it will change rapidly around here. you will pull out the umbrella on sunday, monday and tuesday. i want to bring your attention to the difference in temperatures. 95 degrees by thursday. down to just 70 flat on monday. yeah, get your workout when it comes to your wardrobe. back to you, jon. >> we get a chance to mix it up. love it. >>> coming up at 11:00, it has been 30 years since the bay area has hosted the big game. is that all about to change? we will let you know if the super bowl is bay area bound. >>> the vote is in. the city in the south bay is decidin
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Oct 31, 2012 11:00am PDT
. they will end up at the steps of city hall which is expected to be a glorious celebration. >> that is where we are. at city hall. that ceremony will begin. before the ceremony, you will see the players and management and coaches coming through on the cars. that is a fun part of the par e parade. it is off camera and off scripted. that will be a lot of fun. >> that is what the fans love. people have been lining the streets since early morning. they want to get a close up look at romo and posey. it is giants gear left and right. they are all wearing it today. >> it is bleeding orange and black. here's the plan for the next 30 to 60 minutes, all the cars will start at the foot of market street. we showed you the map at stewart street. they will come out in convertibles and floats and the whole nine yards here. you see the crowd here. so many people showed up last night staking their place on market street. about 1 million people are here in downtown san francisco on this halloween which is traditionally such a big day here in san francisco. now not just san francisco residents, but north
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Sep 30, 2012 11:00pm PDT
expansion of the city's plastic bag ban goes in to affect tomorrow. in 2007, san francisco passed a law prohibiting grocery stores and chain pharmacies from using plastic bags. this new law bans the standard plastic bag from all retailers and it requires businesses to charge customers 10 cents for any other type of bag they give out. restaurants are exempt, but only for the next year. >>> the a's continue to thrill this season. they are one game closer to the playoffs after beating the mariners today. fans went crazy with this go-ahead homer in this eighth inning. there it goes. very nice. it has been six years since the team has been to post-season play. some fans are talking destiny. >> really exciting. they are so young. >> at the beginning of the year, just a bunch of words because they weren't going anywhere. all of a sudden they are going somewhere. >> yes, we are going somewhere. oakland dropped the number to two for clinching the number's first playoff birth since 2006. the rangers come to the final three games starting on monday with the division crown up for grabs. >>> still t
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Oct 1, 2012 6:00pm PDT
rocky start in 2007 when he won the election by just three votes, only to have to lead the city through bankruptcy a short time later. in 2009, the mayor's controversial remarks about gays drew national attention. and most recently he's come under fire for five officer-involved shootings. police confirm they're looking into the possibility the fire was an act of domestic terrorism. >> there is certainly a possibility in a the mayor, being the mayor, might have been targeted based upon his position as a public official. >> we know it was an intentional act. we've taken the evidence to a lab. >> reporter: the mayor was in tears saturday morning as he suited up in fire gear and toured the damage. but he says today is a new day and he's more determined than ever to keep going. >> acts of vandalism or criminal conduct. on the contrary. the only strength in my resolve to continue to do what is right and good as mayor of this city, i am steadfast in my commitment to continue doing what i believe is necessary to serve all of the citizens of this city. >> reporter: we are back here live. investi
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Oct 23, 2012 5:00pm PDT
a couple of years ago. even the city has a world series plan. mayor ed lee says he began calling his department heads during the sixth inning last night. >> i already have contact all of my public safety agencies to begin all the preparations for the world series. and we're thrilled about it, of course. but we're having to go about our work in a very time-constrained way. >> everyone is fired up. the giants say they're just dusting off their game plan from the 2010 world series. they're hosting more than a thousand journalists, all arriving the last couple of days and today. they're hosting this week, and the party kicks off with a world series gala tonight. according to las vegas oddsmakers, the detroit tigers are the favorites, but that's hardly a concern for the giants. stay with nbc bay area and nbcbayarea.com for our continuing play-offs coverage. of course, yes, this is the world series. game one, first pitch tomorrow at 5:07 p.m. >>> a big night for investors, and a new smaller apple for tech fans. let's bring in our business and tech reporter scott budman. a thumbs-up? >>
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Oct 12, 2012 6:00pm PDT
the city's occupy protests. nbc bay area's cheryl hurd is live at oakland with more on the details. this comes at a very touchy time for the oakland police department. >> reporter: it does indeed. jessica, this is being called the largest disciplinary action in oakland police department history. this all stems from the occupy oakland unrest at 14th and broadway on october 25th of last year. according to reports there are recommendations that two officers be fired and 44 officers be disciplined for various things including excessive force. police chief howard jordan confirmed that one of his officers did fire the bean bag that injured iraq war veteran scott olson. he would not say if he is recommending that that officer be fired. meanwhile, reaction from the report was swift. >> what i wanted, i wanted the oakland police to be able to look at itself and discipline itself because everyone knows i was not happy on the day after october 25th. >> this report is indicative of what's wrong here in oakland. the report focuses on persecuting police officers and it shows the city has absolut
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Oct 9, 2012 11:00pm PDT
. >>> silicon valley's startup spirit is moving north. fremont is now ranked the top city in the nation for tech startups. sizeup.com, a san francisco-based website found fremont has the most tech startups before capita. the rate of startups is twice as high as san jose which placed second. city officials of fremont say they've made it a priority to lure entrepreneurs to the city. >>> a group of young techies have figured out a way to live the high life in one of san francisco's toniest hoods without breaking the bank. stephanie trong joins us with more on this mojo mansion they've got going. >> reporter: when you think of a bunch of guys living together, you might get images of a frat house. but these guys are not living on fraternity row, not even close. this is billionaire's row in san francisco, home to people like larry ellison and the gettys, and these guys. don't recognize them? well, you shouldn't. patrick buckley and ryan are two of eight people who rent a house on billionaire's row. >> the mansion, as we call it. >> reporter: while they won't divulge what they pay to live in a
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Oct 8, 2012 11:00am PDT
. >> that pumpkin looks a little peak id. how about that, the city by the bay. it's spectacular. christina loren going to tell us the weather update. your news starts right now. >>> good morning everybody. happy columbus day one and all. happy you can join us, i'm jon kelley. >> i'm marla tellez. decision 2012 is coming the the bay area. modern history in the making. the president is honoring a california icon before heading to san francisco for faund raising push. here is video of president barack obama landing in bakersfield about an hour ago. he is there to officially announce the establishment of the cesar chavez national monument. the property is the headquarters of the united farm workers and served as a planning and coordination center for chavez and his movement in the 1970s. afterward a dinner reception will be held for the president tonight in san francisco at the bill graham civic auditorium. john legend will perform in concert there. last night the president took the stage in los angeles at a star-studded event that included celebrities like jon bon jovi, stevie wond
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Oct 23, 2012 6:00pm PDT
all quarters of san francisco as the city rushed to play world series hosts with less than 48 hours' notice. >> i already have in contact all of my public safety agencies to begin all the preparations for the world series. and we're thrilled about it, of course, but we're having to go about our work in a very time-constrained way. >> reporter: of course the city and the giants have a little experience when it comes to hosting big parties. >> fortunately, we were here two years ago, so we kind of had a plan in place that we're reengaging. >> reporter: the giants' shirts were already on display in the giants' dugout store and everywhere you looked, the stadium was getting whipped into championship shape. the world series is just the cherry on the top of the busy year in the bay area. that's included the u.s. open, america's cup yacht races and the 75th anniversary of the golden gate bridge. >> there are folks who have been working in this organization or in this industry for literally dozens of years. none of us can recall a city that has had this kind of impact not only economic impa
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Oct 23, 2012 11:00am PDT
. apple coming to the biggest city to talk about some of its smallest devices this morning. couple surprise announcements. most of the focus expected on the ipad line and that is, indeed, what we got. they're talking inside, right now, as we speak, about the new mini ipad. that is going to be what it is called. it is smaller, it is thinner and about 0.7 of a pound and little less than eight inches for the screen. this is going to compete with seven-inch devices and also a expected to put alapaal bapaal the classroom. not only easier to put in your child's backpack, but your own purse or backpack. a surprise from apple, a fourth generation regular size ipad also introduced today. this is just about six months after we saw the third generation ipad. this one will start at $499. it is powerful, retna screen, et cete cetera, et cetera. a new mini mac computer today and a new imac computer today, the desktop. that one is thinner than ever and also a new line of mackbook pros including a 13 inch model, that is the slightly smaller version and it now has the retna display. apple overhaul
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Oct 29, 2012 11:00pm PDT
. this is all around the city. it was pommelled by hurricane sandy. so much rain in the streets and inside the subways and parking garages, on the tarmac. a lot of flooding this evening. >> let's bring in our meteorologist. seven subway tunnels being flooded by the east river. >> that's the other component of the infrastructure. they look at the flooded tunnels below ground and the run way covered by water. they will have to inspect those. long term impacts not just the storm surge related impacts. now you will see two day rain totals close to a foot of rain as this tropical air spins across the northeast and now cold air dropping in out of the north. a very unique pattern set up across the northeast. that is what we are seeing this continental polar air out of the west and mixes into the storm even though it is not a hurricane we are seeing sustained winds in pennsylvania of about 65 miles per hour. the wind speeds will back off during the day tomorrow. all of the heavy rain will continue to add and stress the rivers and streams where runoff flooding will be a problem. as you can s
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Oct 24, 2012 11:00pm PDT
people from vandalizing businesses and leave the city in shambles. they say it is optimistic, but that mutual police aide is on standby. >> president obama is pulling an all-nighter. he made a stop in southern california for an appearance on t "the tonight show" with jay leno. the president greeted with a standing ovation from a packed audience. he talked about a wide range of topics near and dear to the bay area and in facebook. however, he refuses to endorse a team. one ot highlights from the night was when he was asked about the situation between him and donald trump. >> this all dates back from when we were growing up together in kenya? >> i've got to give you that one. >> you can hear more immediately following this newscast. giants fans have seen her at the ballpark for years. in fact, for decades. but as of tonight, the entire country saw the most famous grandmother in the bay area. did you see here? the dancing grandma. now, every game, she ignites the crowd at at&t park. but every year, they show her several times during the broadcast. her son, mas rio is a giant's executive.
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Oct 13, 2012 5:30pm PDT
journey, the shuttle made its first stop, at the hiss toreic forumen the city of inglewood for a special ceremony. ♪ city officials, three astronauts who flu missions were in attendance with thousands of patriotic fans. >> "endeavour" is a national treasure. i am pleased. and the new home here in southern california. >> "endeavour's" home will be the california science center where officials hope it will inspire future generations of astronauts. stephanie stanton, nbc news, los angeles. >>> clearly this was an instant tourist attraction in los angeles. people have found creative ways to take photos of themselves and the space shuttle. very nice. a good one. there are many more pictures on our website at nbc bay area.com. they're inside our top story. in a race for the white house -- clearing the calendar for the next three days. told to prepare for tuesday's debate. he used his address to take credit for jobs. >> i bet on workers and, that bet is paying off in a big way. >> mitt romney and his runningmate are both in the swing state of ohio. and romney spoke to a large crowd as
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Oct 29, 2012 5:00pm PDT
the team would pick that city to be drenched in black and orange. the parade will start at 11:00 a.m. at the foot of market and end at civic center pla. deep.are packed in at least ten there are hundreds outhe. the players are nting int d it does not appr these fansill dhe same unt the very las player leaves here. live in san francisco, kimberly re, nbc bay area news. >> all rit,imbere, live at the ballpark. what a sce it is. 'll go bk to our nbc cho live shots right no righnow the players are gettineir belongings so of them are ft, se in the cbhouse right now, just packinthgs up. >> the panda, pagan, they all came off the bus and greeted their fans at at&t park. some of them have been there since they won the game last night. so almost 20 hours there they've been waiting at the ballpark for the team to come back home. and they even brought out the trophy to show the fans. and people got pictures. it was a wonderful moment. >> not just the players, but a lot of family members and staff on that giants plane. it's been a wild 24 hours. they left around 11:30 pacific time this morni
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Oct 26, 2012 11:00pm PDT
city chiefs linebacker not make anything friends in oakland tonight. he said the raiders, quote, played dirty and they also come in and cheap shot you. those two teams match up on sunday with the 49ers and the arizona cardinals set for "monday night football." more news. we're right back after this. good morning! wow. want to start the day with something heart healthy and delicious? you're a talking bee... honey nut cheerios has whole grain oats that can help lower cholesterol. and it tastes good? sure does! right... ♪ wow. delicious, right? yeah. it's the honey, it makes it taste so... ♪ well, would you look at the time... what's the rush? be happy. be healthy. >>> is there a giants game tomorrow? >> let me think about that one. >> game three tomorrow in detroit. our world series coverage continues on our weekend morning show, live reports from the motor city beginning at 7:00 a.m. >> go giants. >> have a great weekend. ♪ i'd like to thank eating right, whole grain, multigrain cheerios! my bowl, my spoons! mom, are those my jeans? [ female announcer ] people who choose more whole
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Oct 22, 2012 5:00pm PDT
here near yuba city. we're looking at several rotating thunderstorms as the kcra helicopter, our sister station in sacramento was tracking this strong thunderstorm where we did see a few potential funnels trying to drop down out of the wall cloud. but no reported tornado. if you have any loved ones in this area or family, right now some of the strongest weather from the rotating thunderstorm is right near grass valley, down to lincoln, also near that interstate 80 corridor. we're going to continue to track this strong weather, and also the sierra snow coming up in that full forecast. a lot going on throughout this week. >>> decision 2012. we are less than an hour away from the third and final presidential debate. and as you can see in this live picture, the stage is set. the audience members are there. the 90-minute face-off will take place at lynn university in boca raton, florida. and the topic of discussion tonight, foreign policy. florida is considered a key battleground state. >>> and the stakes are high tonight. with only 15 days until election day, the race could not be ti
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Oct 18, 2012 11:00pm PDT
al smith memorial foundation dinner in new york city. for much of the evening they sat just one chair apart. the only person separating them was cardinal timothy dolan. it's a fun pre-election electra dwigs filled with jokes. >> president obama and i are each very lucky to have someone in our corner, someone we can lean on and who's a comforting presence. without whom we wouldn't be able to go another day. i have my beautiful wife ann, he has bill clinton. >> all in good fun. the white tie event raises millions of dollars for the foundation, which benefits children in need. >>> hogging seats, chatting loud loudly, putting bare feet next to other passengers. those pictures posted on facebook meant to shame and keep other riders in line. why does the transit agency rail against those violators? stephanie trong with the hall of fame of rude riders. >> reporter: the sounds of bart can be welcome, especially early in the morning. but the public transit experience isn't always so nice. >> it's easy to get 23rus traited. >> reporter: rude riders and gross habits weren't from occasional annoy
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Oct 16, 2012 11:00pm PDT
earthquake happened just after 7:00. the epicenter in a small city, about 20 miles west of portland, maine. they compared it to an off kilter washing machine. >> a bay area mom fights to keep her son in school after his medical history is revealed. >> the fear of the worst case scenario here without an injection of common sense. >> tonight, whied her son is being classified as a health risk and the fight to prove the school district is wrong. we'll take you inside this c controversy. >> she's in the prime of her career and diagnosed with alzheimer's. see how one woman is trying to slow down the disease as she prepares for the future. >> a new water front arena. at least those plans in san francisco. >> good evening, with at the time the wealther center with some temperatures well above average today. and also some drying winds prompting for fairfield and valejo. our next chance of rain coming up in the seven day. >>> a palo alto family is fighting the school district in court after telling their 11-year-old he needs to leave his school. his parents say he doesn't have the disease, o
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Oct 21, 2012 11:00pm PDT
the peninsula toward san carlosing redwood city, seeing light rain approaching san jose over to sunnyvale and cupertino. the rain will fill in now and 7:00 in the morning. you can see how this stuff is coming in at a perpendicular angle. areas of the santa cruz mountains may see an inch of rain. san jose a quarter inch or less. what's coming together tonight is this cold front off shore. it approaches and you will notice the sound outside may wake you up. southerly winds ahead of the cold front. here's the cool air aloft. it will drop down snow levels and maybe trigger an isolated thundershower for areas in the north bay early on tuesday. for the giants game tomorrow, we will see some clearing for the afternoon. maybe isolated showers early. after 9:00, the rain will fill in. shower hour by hour for the morning. the midday clearing. heading to five clock looks okay in san francisco all the way through 9:00. after that 11:00 and the rain fills back in. rainfall projections for the north bay up to a half inch. san francisco and oakland between 9:005:00 and 9:00, as the game goes o
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Oct 13, 2012 11:00pm PDT
more by election day. >>> in denver, police confirm the shot was fired through the window. president obama's downtown campaign office there. they say their investigation includes video from city surveillance cameras. they described the investigation of friday's incident as active and ongoing. people were inside the office when the shooting happen yesterday afternoon. but no one was injured. >>> there is another recall tonight involving dog treats. this time it is nature's recipe. and the oven baked biscuits with real chicken that were distributed nationwide. they could be contaminated with salmonella which can affect animals eating the products and pose a risk to human handling it as well. the recalled treat were sold in 19 ounce stand-up resealable pouches. they included in the recall are marked with the lot codes of 2199 tp or 2200 tp. you can google it also. they have a best if used by date stamp of 10/11/13 and 10/12/13. thanks for joining us. saturday night live is up next. we've got christina applegate hosting the all new saturday night live and we'll look at the space shuttle
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Oct 5, 2012 5:00pm PDT
jose civic auditorium opened today, and city leaders are hoping the $15 million in renovations will attract new crowds to downtown. >> two, three! >> the new upgrades include a $1 million sound and hd video system, plus, saddle leather seating, and four times the number of rest rooms. actor/comedian george lopez is performing at the civic auditorium tomorrow, and he was supposed to speak at the ribbon cutting ceremony today, but organizers said his flight from southern california was delayed. >> hopefully you'll back. when is george lopez on tomorrow night? already sold out. >> it is. >> but scalpers, you can probably buy some tickets. so welcome. thank you all for coming. congratulations to our team that put this together. >> mayor chuck reed said the project was funded mostly by redevelopment dollars. since 1936, the san jose civic has hosted legends from frank sinatra to the rolling stones and bob dylan. >>> the oakland a's have shocked the rangers and the baseball world, and they are the al western division championship. unbelievable. >> as we enjoy watching this wonderful team
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Oct 10, 2012 6:00pm PDT
happens, and can everyone at city hall play nice? joedi hernandez spoke with the the sheriff one on one. it's been a long haul. does he think it's been worth it? >> reporter: it certainly has, and i believe he does think it was worth it. the reinstated sheriff returned to his offices here at city hall this afternoon. he says he is anxious to get back to work, and he says by his book he is officially the sheriff again. before he returned to his offices today, he took some time to share his thoughts and emotions with us on the roller coaster ride he's been through. >> we're tired. we didn't get much sleep last night to say the least. we're just absolutely gratified and thankful for all the aamazing support. >> reporter: though exhausted, the reinstated sheriff is all smiles. well-wishers stopped to congratulate him as he made his way back to work. >> it's time to heal, and it's not win or lose and what side or me being reinstated or not. i think it's time to heal, and it's nice that we all rise above, i think, this experience, which is agonizing for all of san francisco. >> reporter: he t
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Oct 30, 2012 5:00pm PDT
new york, the nation's largest city crippled by high wind and a record storm surge. water pouring into lower manhattan, swallowing neighborhoods and washing out the subway system. ironically, it was that water that prevented firefighters from dousing these flames in queens. 80 homes were lost. and now as the cleanup begins. >> clearly, the challenge our city faces in the coming days are enormous. >> reporter: the mayor and millions in the strike zone. >> it's really a catastrophe. >> reporter: understand that it will take a long time to recover from the damage sandy left behind. jay gray, nbc news in battery park, new york. >>> now let's take a look at the radar where the storm is right now. it continues to weaken, but you can see it's still churning and bringing rain and strong winds north of pittsburgh. as the storm moved inland, it continued to cause disruption and damage. sandy turned into a full-blown blizzard in west virginia. and in the mountains, as far as south as north carolina, parts of ohio and kentucky are also breaking out the snowplows. and the candles because of po
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Oct 30, 2012 11:00am PDT
be a while cleaning up from this one. >> reporter: the lights are still out in the city that never sleeps. babies and elderly were evacuated from a new york city hospital when the back-up generator failed. tunnels, subways and streets are under water thanks to a 13 foot storm surge that pounded new york. >> make no mistake, this was a devastating storm. >> reporter: now the hard work begins, cleaning up and making sure everyone is safe. as far as the clean up is concerned, it will take months to get back to normal. reporting live in cape may, new jersey, i'm danielle leigh, back to you. >>> a tall ship crew member with ties to california. the coast guard says 42-year-old claudene christian died at the hospital after being in the waters off the coast of north carolina monday evening. christian graduated from usc. 14 other crew members were rescued from the "hms bounty." the coast guard is still looking for the ship's captain. >>> we have scary video here. a crane topples over. it is still dangling from the luxury high-rise in new york city. emergency crews say the crane is too dange
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Oct 2, 2012 5:00pm PDT
city of san jose. it is aware of the plans and aware of the history of the site. correctly pointing out that lots of cleanup has been done through the years. janelle? >> thanks, scott. >> you bet. >>> in other news tonight, milpitas may be putting its police department on the chopping block. the city council is considering outsourcing its law enforcement to the santa clara county sheriff's office. the issue is on the agenda for tonight's city council meeting which is open to the public. it begins at 7:00 p.m. at city hall. >>> was ate crime of passion or pre-med etated murder. that's the issue surfacing in the trial of michelle esteban accused of killing michelle le. today esteban's boyfriend took the witness stand, telling the court about her escalating jealous of his platonic relationship with le. the 26-year-old nursing student disappeared in may of last year. her body was found four months later. the ex-boyfriend and esteban have a daughter together, and he testified that they tried to salvage their rocky relationship for the benefit of the child. >>> shaken to the core. those a
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Oct 15, 2012 11:00am PDT
bob redell live in the south bay with why the city of san francisco is rooting for the 49ers to get the super bowl here in santa clara. that story coming up. >>> plus, from high school drop out to nobel prize winner. the bay area professor who just won the prestigious honor this morning. >>> it has been a foggy start in the bay area. things clear at the bay bridge toll plaza this morning. a lot ahead. the news at 11:00 starts now. >>> good morning. thanks for being with us. i'm marla tellez. >> and i'm laura garcia-cannon. jon kelley has the day off. six hours to game time. >> bay area baseball fans holding on to hope after a disappointing home opener. the giants find themselves trailing in a series after losing to the cardinals. fans hope the turn around will make up for the sluggish start. >> we have christie smith live in san francisco if you are heading into the city. we begin with john henry smith live at at&t park this morning where the giants were beaten by the bull pen. good morning, john henry. >> reporter: good morning. the question is is today's game a must win? the answe
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Oct 28, 2012 11:00pm PDT
city to the city by the bay. and you are looking at live pictures from our nbc bay area helicopter over san francisco. the celebrations are far from over. what you can see here is, this is actually outside of at&t park at third and king streets in san francisco. as you can see, there are several small fires in the street. we have seen one or two cars tipped over, as well. few people getting out of control. for the most part, these celebrations are relatively peaceful tonight but as you can see there are a few small fires in the streets of san francisco right now. good evening. i'm diane dwyer. the giants are now world series champions. they pulled off an unbelievable sweep tonight. you could hear the roar after the giants made their final out right there. the fans are celebrating and so are the players from detroit to the bay area. thousands of people did spill in to the streets, as we mentioned, cheering on their hometown heros. so of the celebrations are getting out of control. it is starting to get late. people have been up celebrating the giants for a couple of hours now. this is th
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Oct 5, 2012 11:00am PDT
you on board one of the main attractions that will be drawing so many people into the city by the bay. that story coming up. >>> the giants and a's getting ready to kick off the post season. game times have been announced. we'll have a live report from both at&t and the a's in detr t detroit. we'll also bring you the pain at the pump. the bay area waking up to monster price jumps in gas prices. we'll tell you how hard you will be hit in the wallet. the news at 11:00 a.m. starts right now. >>> good morning, everybody. thank you for joining us. i'm jon kelley. marla tellez has the day off. the bay area braces for a big weekend of festivities. the heart of it all, san francisco. a little bit of something for everybody over the next couple days. on the buffet of outdoor activity, the 49ers are at home against the bills. giants playoff baseball, a music festival shs the america's cup, and look up in the sky, it's the blue angels. we'll start off with our live coverage with bob redell and the fleet week festivities. what's going on, my man? >> reporter: good morning to you, john. we're
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Oct 11, 2012 5:00pm PDT
$900 million in federal funding. the city had started work on the $1.6 billion project, even though it had not lined up all the money yet. the subway will connect the city's south of market neighborhood with union square and chinatown. now that funding is in place, the big project can now begin. >> now we start building the stations, we start boring the tunnel and getting this ready for revenue service. >> earlier this week, a group called suv muny sued the city over its plans to begin a station at union square. any work on historic union square requires voter approval first. >>> a different kind of church, a metal fragment found. >>> what to watch for in tonight's vice presidential debate. >>> the political fireworks are flying in one city council race. that's coming up. measures... measure up. money to our schools. "misleading." out here. it. but there's hope. straight to our schools... keeps it there. politicians. yes on thirty-eight. >>> the election's not far away, because the political mudslinging is in full swing. and not the presidential election this time. we're talking abo
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Oct 3, 2012 11:00am PDT
the city council meeting in oakland last night demanding more information on a deadly police shooting that happened five months ago. the family and about 75 supporters of 18-year-old alan bluford packed the chambers for two hours. the family was given a copy of the police report. something they have been asking the police for since the shooting happened. bluford was shot and killed back in may after police say he tried to run away. police said he was killed in an exchange of gunfire that injured the police officer. they later changed the story and the gun believed to be bluford's believed to be recovered from the scene was not. the district attorney and oakland police are still investigating the shooting. >>> the protest comes as a federal report comes to light accusing oakland police of being too quick to pull the trigger. a court-appointed monitor says officers sometimes shoot at suspects even though they may not face immediate danger. the monitor says officers may be quote, hypersensitive to the dangers of their job. the detectives seem to be predisposed of the shooting is
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Oct 16, 2012 5:00pm PDT
also proud of his accomplishments. >> they certainly are. the memorial is taking place inside city hall. stevens' sisters and his brother are sharing memories of their childhood, growing up with christopher stevens. his sister remembered him as clever and witty, someone who is always dedicated to his family. she esaid no matter where he travelled in the world, he would always come home. tonight his friends and family must say goodbye. >> his commitment in being the ambassador to an area of our world that is in such turmoil was a huge, huge high calling for him. >> i know we have lost a hero, but we need to celebrate that life. >> reporter: and that's the aim of this afternoon's memorial service for ambassador chris stevens. mayor ed lee says there is not a more appropriate place to pay tribute to the slain u.s. ambassador to libya than san francisco's city hall. >> he was in fact a bay area uc berkeley grad, a hastings grad, one that really spent his professional development in what i think is one of the greatest cities and regions of our country. >> though it is a family affair, b
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